The Friends of Milton Crew organization has two October events planned for the Milton area. Here’s a look at details for both and more information about both events and the friends organization at www.miltoncrew.org.
Oktoberfest Celebration: On Oct. 12 at 7 p.m., the friends will host an "Oktoberfest" celebration that will include a silent auction, a cash bar, and food including sliders, fondue, and apple bisque. Silent auction items include an overnight stay at the Boston Harbor Hotel, four tickets to a Beanpot game in February, jewelry from a local designer, a handmade bag, and a shirt from Poepin Designs.
Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or Terry Driscoll at email@example.com.
South Shore Invitational: The second annual South Shore Invitational Novice Challenge on the Neponset River is scheduled for Oct. 13. The competition is restricted to novice crews from the area, will start at Victory Park in Dorchester, and end two miles down the river.
The boys’ race will begin at 10 a.m. and the girls will start at 10:45 a.m. Crews from Hingham, Quincy, Thayer Academy, and Milton High, among others, will be participating. The event is free and open to the public.
Natalie Feulner can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.